International competition

A Wild Stream

Una corriente salvaje

Nuria Ibañez Castañeda

2018Mexico75 minColour

Chilo y Omar seem to be the only two men on earth. They live on a solitary beach and their constant activity is fishing to survive. Their friendship, surrounded by sensuality, becomes a love story. Through their conversations and their relationship, the film explores and portraits human condition.

Director Nuria Ibáñez Casteñada (born in Madrid, 1974) studied screenwriting in Mexico City. In 2009 her first documentary The Tightrope, won the Regards Neufs Award in Visions du Réel. In 2010 she founded, with filmmaker Mercedes Moncada, the production company Miss Paraguay Producciones. Her second film The Naked Room (2013) was the most awarded Mexican documentary of 2014 and won Best Documentary at the following film festivals: Buenos Aires (BAFICI), Mar del Plata (MARFICI), FICUNAM. 

  • PRODUCTION : Romy Tatiana Graullera